Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Sep 30, 2014

LOT 16

ZENITH REF. 012E303R RESPIRATOR STEEL Zenith, Respirator, Automatic, Ref. 012E303R. Made in the 1970s. Fine and rare, horizontal rectangular, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with day and date and a stainless steel link bracelet with deployant clasp.

USD 1,000 - 2,000

HKD 8,000 - 15,000 / CHF 900 - 1,800

Sold: USD 1,250

Two-body, polished and brushed, lapidated sides and lugs. Bicolor satine silver and gray with applied steel and black inlay baton indexes, luminous dots, double aperture for the day and date. Luminous steel and black baton hands. Cal. 405, rhodium-plated, 30 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-02


HANDS Service hands


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 36 x 36 mm. THICKNESS 11 mm. Approx. overall length 195 mm.